Historic County:Cumberland

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Beacon Museum, The

The Beacon, West Strand, Whitehaven, Copeland, CA28 7LY, North West
thebeacon-whitehaven.co.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'The Friends of Whitehaven Museum support The Beacon Museum and its collections by holding talks, lectures and events on the first Tuesday of each month from 7.30 - 9.00 pm.'
Named Lectures & TalksWilliam Street Memorial Lecture
Also IndexedWhitehaven Museum
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyMuseum & Gallery
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1060
Visits to Website1095

Borderlines Carlisle Book Festival

www.borderlinescarlisle.co.uk
Open Lectures & TalksUsually held early September.
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyFestival
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1205
Visits to Website409

Café Scientifique - Cockermouth

The Old Cooperage Bar, Jennings Brewery, Castlegate, Cockermouth, Allerdale, CA13 9NE, North West
www.cafescientifique.org
Navigate Website>>> Locate >>> UK >>> Cockermouth
Open Lectures & TalksMeets on the 'third Tuesday of each month whenever possible (there may be exceptions, depending on speakers' availability); doors open at 7 pm and meetings start at 7.30 pm (the shop door is closed very promptly!) and end no later than 9.30 pm ... Call ... to reserve a place. Booking opens one week before the date of the Café. Please also note that you may only reserve places for a maximum of 4 people, and that a minimum age limit of 16 years old applies. If you can’t take up your reserved place please let us know as a waiting list operates when we fill the maximum of 47 places'.
Also IndexedJennings Brewery
Historic CountyCumberland
Views 'Full' Record + MAP2031
Visits to Website926

Carlisle Beekeepers Association

Houghton Village Hall, The Green, Houghton, Carlisle, CA3 0LE, North West
www.carlisle-beekeepers.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Carlisle
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly meetings, Monday evenings.
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1134
Visits to Website584

Carlisle Camera Club

WI House, 33 Lonsdale Street, Carlisle, CA1 1BJ, North West
www.carlislecameraclub.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Programme
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are at 7.30 pm on Wednesday evenings, between September and April ... New members are always very welcome, and you can come along for a few weeks and see what we’re about at no charge, until you decide whether you want to join.'
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP911
Visits to Website482

Carlisle Natural History Society

Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Castle Street, Carlisle, CA3 8TP, North West
www.carlislenats.org.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'Held ... on alternate Wednesday evenings from October to March. Meetings start promptly at 7.15 pm (doors open at 6.50 pm) ... Winter lectures cover a wide variety of natural history subjects, both local and worldwide.'
Also IndexedTullie House Museum and Art Gallery
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1036
Visits to Website544

Cockermouth Civic Trust

Friends Meeting House, Kirkgate, Cockermouth, Allerdale, CA13 9PH, North West
cockermouthcivictrust.co.uk/visits-and-lectures/
Open Lectures & TalksWinter monthly programme, usually first Wednesday: 'All lectures start at 7.30 pm ... Visitors welcome (small charge).'
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP708
Visits to Website407

Copeland Photographic Society

Sneckyeat Community Centre, Hensingham, Copeland, CA28 8PQ, North West
www.copelandphotographicsociety.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Copeland Calendar
Open Lectures & Talks'We are a small, but growing, society with over 25 members who meet on Monday evenings.'
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP793
Visits to Website350

Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society - Carlisle

Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Castle St, Carlisle, CA3 8TP, North West
cumbriapast.com
Navigate Website>>> Activities >>> Carlisle Affiliated Group
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly meetings, Friday evenings.
Also IndexedCumbria Past
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1283
Visits to Website363

Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society - Penrith

Penrith Conservative Club, 11 Crown Square, Penrith, Eden, CA11 7AB, North West
cumbriapast.com
Navigate Website>>> Activities >>> Penrith Affiliated Group
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly evening meetings.
Also IndexedCumbria Past
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP851
Visits to Website359

Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society - South West

Egremont Market Hall, Egremont, Copeland, CA22 2AE, North West
cumbriapast.com
Navigate Website>>> Activities >>> SW Cumbria H & A Society
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly afternoon meetings.
Also IndexedCumbria Past
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP603
Visits to Website322

Cumberland Geological Society, The

Friends Meeting House, Elliot Park, Keswick, Allerdale, CA12 5NZ, North West
www.cumberland-geol-soc.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Lectures
Open Lectures & Talks'Between September and April, regular Wednesday evening meetings are held. Speakers from all fields of geology are invited to give presentations on a wide variety of topics ... All meetings ... start at 7.30 pm ... Membership is open to anyone interested in geology and particular encouragement is given to those with little previous knowledge of the subject ... We welcome anyone interested to come along to meetings or excursions before joining. Please get in touch if you would like to "try us out" by mailing us.'
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1207
Visits to Website720

Cumbria Beekeepers Association

www.cumbriabeekeepers.co.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'Cumbria Beekeepers Association is the umbrella organisation for the five local branches of the British Beekeepers Association in Cumbria. It was formed originally after a meeting of nine beekeepers in Cockermouth in April 1901.' The Branches are: Carlisle, Cockermouth, Keswick, Penrith, Whitehaven.
Also IndexedWestmorland
Historic CountyCumberland
Views 'Full' Record + MAP906
Visits to Website491

Cumbria Bird Club

www.cumbriabirdclub.org.uk/meetings_Programme.htm
Open Lectures & TalksWinter monthly evening meetings.
Also IndexedWestmorland
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP928
Visits to Website585

Cumbria Decorative and Fine Arts Society

Hundith Hill Hotel, Lorton Road, Cockermouth, Allerdale, CA13 9TH, North West
www.cumbriadfas.org.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'Meets 8 times a year for lectures (every third Thursday in the month except at holiday seasons).'
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1344
Visits to Website484

Cumbria Family History Society

cumbriafhs.com/cgi-bin/site/main.pl
Navigate Website>>> Activities
Open Lectures & TalksMeetings can occasionally be found listed in the Forum - including those of a London & South Branch run jointly with the Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society.
Named Lectures & TalksMargaret Russell Memorial Lecture
Also IndexedWestmorland
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP721
Visits to Website622

Cumbria Local History Federation

www.clhf.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Events Diary [PDF]
Open Lectures & Talks'The Federation publishes an events diary three times per year and distributes this through members. The latest diary can be viewed or downloaded. Most events are open to non-members for a small charge, but it is wise to check, especially on visits which may have a limit on numbers.'
Also IndexedWestmorland
Historic CountyCumberland
Views 'Full' Record + MAP903
Visits to Website628

Cumbria Theological Society

www.cumbriatheological.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'We usually meet six times a year: three times in the Kendal area, twice in the Carlisle area, and once in the west of the County ... Lectures are open to all and we are funded by voluntary donations.'
Named Lectures & TalksJohn Todd Memorial Lecture
Also IndexedWestmorland
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP783
Visits to Website590

Embroiderers' Guild - Keswick

Friends Meeting House, Elliot Park, Keswick, Allerdale, CA12 5NZ, North West
www.embroiderersguild.com
Navigate Website>>> Find a Branch >>> Keswick
Open Lectures & TalksMeetings 'Every third Thursday from 10.00 - 2.30'.
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP938
Visits to Website299

Friends of the Lake District

www.fld.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> What's On
Open Lectures & TalksAnnual Kirby Lecture and Fundraising Event. Enquire about attendance.
Named Lectures & TalksKirby Lecture
Historic CountyCumberland
Views 'Full' Record + MAP746
Visits to Website516

Historical Association - Cumbria

Assembly Room, Old Town Hall, Green Market, Carlisle, CA3 8JE, North West
www.history.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Branches >>> Branch Programmes >>> Cumbria Branch Programme ...
Open Lectures & TalksMonthly meetings, Monday evenings.
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1014
Visits to Website462

Institution of Mechanical Engineers - West Cumbria

nearyou.imeche.org/near-you/UK/North-Western/West-Cumbria-Area
Open Lectures & TalksOccasional lectures. Enquire about attendance.
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyProfessional Body
Views 'Full' Record + MAP560
Visits to Website461

Keswick Lecture Society

Queens Hall, Keswick School, Vicarage Hill, Keswick, Allerdale, CA12 5QB, North West
www.keswicklecturesociety.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Talks
Open Lectures & Talks'Meetings are held ... from 7.30 pm on alternative Tuesday evenings starting at 7.30 pm ... Typically in a season we cover a wide selection of topics. These might include travel, natural history, mountaineering, other expeditions, art and culture....etc.'
Historic CountyCumberland
Views 'Full' Record + MAP2245
Visits to Website732

Keswick Natural History Society

Crosthwaite Parish Room, Keswick, Allerdale, CA12 5NN, North West
www.keswicknathist.co.uk
Navigate Website>>> Indoor Programme
Open Lectures & Talks'Indoor meetings are on alternate Thursdays at 7.30 pm.'
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP953
Visits to Website415

Keswick Photographic Society

Southey Street Methodist Church Hall, Keswick, Allerdale, CA12 4HH, North West
www.keswickphotosoc.co.uk
Open Lectures & TalksMeets Wednesday evenings at 7.30 pm, September - April: 'The Society has a strong digital following whilst retaining a wealth of expertise in the traditional fields of slides and chemical processing. We welcome visitors and new members of any photographic ability.'
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyLocal Society
Views 'Full' Record + MAP685
Visits to Website426

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